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Hesperolinon drymarioides

Hesperolinon drymarioides (Curran) Small

Drymaria Dwarf-flax , Drymaria-like Western Flax, Drymary Dwarf Flax, Drymary Dwarf-flax

Linaceae (Flax family)

Synonym(s): Linum drymarioides

USDA Symbol: HEDR4

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Size Notes: Up to about 1 foot tall.


Native Habitat: Dry chaparral ridges or woodlands, serpentine soils.

Web Reference

Webref 30 - Calflora (2018) Calflora
Webref 3 - Flora of North America (2014) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Additional resources

USDA: Find Hesperolinon drymarioides in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Hesperolinon drymarioides in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Hesperolinon drymarioides


Record Modified: 2020-11-04
Research By: CBR

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